The handmade company of ghosts are condemned to recreate this tragedy night after night in purgatory. Between mathematics and music, they make new meanings from changes in temperature and the material of their lives.
Plays, pageants and parades are powerful ways to help change society through culture before the coffee gets cold. Music has always been a vibrant part of function and situation; people don’t have an ear for language, often butcher it.
Let’s re-examine the impact within our own community: palace figures and politicians detail the historic connection. Statistics are not for everyone; clay people change with song.
We must never forget those burnt faces in the firebox.
© Rupert M Loydell
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